The Children

Mini-Series | GB 2008 | 3x47' | OV

On the way home from work, police overtake Cameron Miller’s car. They stop right in front of his house. Something terrible has happened. – Three months earlier. Miller has left his wife and is moving in with his new girlfriend. Since she has a daughter, and he has a son, conflicts within the new patchwork family are part of the mix. Young Emily in particular antagonizes everyone with her strange behavior. British mini-series THE CHILDREN creates suspense in the manner of a Hitchcock thriller. The audience knows more than the characters. It is clear that Emily will suffer a violent death. But who bears responsibility?

Director
David Evans
Script
Lucy Gannon
Photography
David Luther
Editor
Mark Davis
Production Design
Donal Woods
Casting
Kate Rhode James
Sound Editors
Lee Crichlow, Ben Norrington
Principal Cast
Kevin Whately, Geraldine Somerville, Lesley Sharp, Sinead Michael, Freddie Boath, Ian Puleston-Davies, Kate Ashfield
Producer
Tim Whitby
Executive Producers
Hilary Bevan Jones, Catriona McKenzie, Keith Halsall

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Selected filmography David Evan

FEVER PITCH (2007), SHAMELESS (2005), WILD AT HEART (2006), MYTERIOUS CREATURES (2006), THE ROBBER BRIDE (2007)